New York Rangers vs Tampa Bay Lightning Live Stream : The intensely hot Tampa Bay Lightning will hope to enhance the NHL’s best record and push their unbeaten streak to 11 when they have the humble New York Rangers. The Lightning have hinted at no backing off, pushing their association best guide add up to toward 93 with a 4-2 prevail upon Carolina on Wednesday night.
Dave Andreychuk and Ruslan Fedotenko scored not as much as a moment separated right on time in the main time frame to give the Lightning a 2-0 lead as Tampa Bay enhanced to 9-0-1 amid its run. The Lightning have earned a point in 17 straight recreations (13-0-2-2).
GAME: New York Rangers (25-33-7-5) at Tampa Bay Lightning (40-17-8-5).
TIME: Friday, 7:30 p.m. EST.
The Lightning, who haven’t lost at the St. Pete Times Forum since Jan. 19, will open a four-diversion homestand against the Rangers. New York is playing out the calendar subsequent to dumping the larger part of its key veterans previously the exchange due date.
New York has been off since Tuesday, when it crushed Atlanta 2-0 out and about with a stripped-down lineup. Mike Dunham made 25 puts something aside for his second shutout of the season, both of which came against the Thrashers, and Jaromir Jagr and Bobby Holik scored for the Rangers, champs of two of their last three.
Dunham halted 12 shots in the second time frame. He helped the Rangers acquire a 0-0 tie with the Thrashers on Oct. 16.
New York will hope to enhance to 2-0 on a three-amusement trip that finishes up Saturday against the Florida Panthers.
STANDINGS (through March 10): Rangers – 62 focuses, fourth place, 28 PB, Atlantic Division. Lightning – 93 focuses, first place, Southeast Division.
Group LEADERS: Rangers – Jagr, 27 objectives, 40 helps and 67 focuses; Dale Purinton, 109 PIM. Lightning – Martin St. Louis, 32 objectives, 49 helps and 81 focuses; Chris Dingman, 136 PIM.
Unique TEAMS (through March 10): Rangers – Power play: 14.2 percent (40 for 281), 25th in NHL. Punishment murdering: 80.8 percent (274 for 339), 28th. Lightning – Power play: 16.7 percent (49 for 294), twelfth (tied). Punishment executing: 84.5 percent (198 for 239), eleventh.
GOALTENDERS: Rangers – Dunham (16-24-6, 2 SO, 2.91 GAA); Jamie McLennan (12-9-3, 4, 2.20). Lightning – Nikolai Khabibulin (24-15-7, 3, 2.32); Grahame (16-7-1, 1, 1.86).
SEASON SERIES: Lightning, 2-1.
LAST MEETING: Jan. 11; Lightning 2-1, OT. At New York, Jassen Cullimore scored 2:03 into extra time to lift Tampa Bay.